Book Review

Whatever technology you are using now, there is a good chance that it will be irrelevant ten years from now. From the software you use for work to the hardware you have with you now. From the devices you use at home to the means you use to get from A to B. The world is changing ever faster. But can we keep up? Welcome to the Supernova! Welcome to the Supernova In his book 'Thank you for being late', journalist and publicist Thomas Friedman gives dozens examples of just how fast technological change is accelerating. Take Apple's iPhone. Released…

If I could recommend only a single book to (Agile) developers that want to improve their skills, it would be ‘Clean Code’ by Robert C. Martin (lovingly called Uncle Bob by the community). I’ve certainly read my share of books on writing code, but few books have had such a profound influence on how I write and think about code. In fact, I’ve made this book a pretty much mandatory read at NowOnline. If there’s any book out there that tells you how to avoid the buildup of technical debt, this book…